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- Morton E. Gurtin

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

USA

2023

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Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
D-index
83
Citations
36,653
245
World Ranking
79
National Ranking
47

2023 - Research.com Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering in United States Leader Award

2004 - Timoshenko Medal, The American Society of Mechanical Engineers

1973 - Fellow of John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

- Quantum mechanics
- Mathematical analysis
- Thermodynamics

Morton E. Gurtin mostly deals with Classical mechanics, Constitutive equation, Boundary value problem, Plasticity and Thermodynamics. Morton E. Gurtin studies Continuum mechanics which is a part of Classical mechanics. His Constitutive equation research includes elements of Basis, Laws of thermodynamics, Stefan problem and Mathematical analysis.

His studies deal with areas such as Hardening, Mechanics, Viscoplasticity and Dislocation as well as Plasticity. His Mechanics study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Surface elasticity and Surface stress. His Thermodynamics study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Differential algebraic equation and Integrating factor.

- A continuum theory of elastic material surfaces (2172 citations)
- A continuum theory of elastic material surfaces (2172 citations)
- An introduction to continuum mechanics (1586 citations)

His main research concerns Classical mechanics, Mathematical analysis, Thermodynamics, Mechanics and Constitutive equation. His research in Classical mechanics is mostly focused on Continuum mechanics. Linear system and Uniqueness are among the areas of Mathematical analysis where Morton E. Gurtin concentrates his study.

In his study, which falls under the umbrella issue of Thermodynamics, Electromagnetism and Statistical physics is strongly linked to Complex system. He has researched Mechanics in several fields, including Wave propagation, Longitudinal wave, Mechanical wave and Phase. His research integrates issues of Stefan problem and Curvature in his study of Constitutive equation.

- Classical mechanics (39.36%)
- Mathematical analysis (20.92%)
- Thermodynamics (18.79%)

- Classical mechanics (39.36%)
- Plasticity (9.22%)
- Boundary value problem (14.18%)

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Classical mechanics, Plasticity, Boundary value problem, Mathematical analysis and Constitutive equation. His Classical mechanics research includes themes of Partial differential equation, Finite strain theory, Slip, Isotropy and Mechanics. His work carried out in the field of Plasticity brings together such families of science as Hardening, Burgers vector, Single crystal and Viscoplasticity.

His work in Boundary value problem tackles topics such as Flow which are related to areas like Conservation law, Symmetry group and Symmetry. His Mathematical analysis research incorporates elements of Turbulence and Length scale. The various areas that he examines in his Constitutive equation study include Theoretical physics, Phase, Dissipation inequality, Dissipation and Gibbs–Thomson equation.

- The Mechanics and Thermodynamics of Continua (726 citations)
- A theory of strain-gradient plasticity for isotropic, plastically irrotational materials. Part I: Small deformations (292 citations)
- Thermodynamics applied to gradient theories involving the accumulated plastic strain : The theories of Aifantis and Fleck and Hutchinson and their generalization (176 citations)

- Quantum mechanics
- Mathematical analysis
- Thermodynamics

Morton E. Gurtin mainly focuses on Classical mechanics, Boundary value problem, Plasticity, Viscoplasticity and Isotropy. His Classical mechanics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Flow, Mechanics, Slip and Constitutive equation. His Boundary value problem research integrates issues from Burgers vector and Partial differential equation.

His Plasticity study is associated with Thermodynamics. His work on Continuum mechanics and Crystal plasticity as part of general Thermodynamics research is frequently linked to Energy dependent, bridging the gap between disciplines. The concepts of his Isotropy study are interwoven with issues in Conservative vector field and Dissipative system.

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A continuum theory of elastic material surfaces

Morton E. Gurtin;Morton E. Gurtin;A. Ian Murdoch;A. Ian Murdoch.

Archive for Rational Mechanics and Analysis **(1975)**

3001 Citations

An introduction to continuum mechanics

M. E. Gurtin;W. J. Drugan.

**(1981)**

2576 Citations

Thermodynamics with Internal State Variables

Bernard D. Coleman;Morton E. Gurtin.

Journal of Chemical Physics **(1967)**

2231 Citations

The Linear Theory of Elasticity

Morton E. Gurtin.

**(1973)**

1505 Citations

SURFACE STRESS IN SOLIDS.

Morton E. Gurtin;A. Ian Murdoch.

International Journal of Solids and Structures **(1978)**

1442 Citations

A general theory of heat conduction with finite wave speeds

Morton E. Gurtin;Morton E. Gurtin;A. C. Pipkin;A. C. Pipkin.

Archive for Rational Mechanics and Analysis **(1968)**

1442 Citations

The Mechanics and Thermodynamics of Continua

Morton E. Gurtin;Eliot Fried;Lallit Anand.

**(2010)**

1270 Citations

Generalized Ginzburg-Landau and Cahn-Hilliard equations based on a microforce balance

Morton E. Gurtin.

Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena **(1996)**

1121 Citations

A gradient theory of single-crystal viscoplasticity that accounts for geometrically necessary dislocations

Morton E. Gurtin.

Journal of The Mechanics and Physics of Solids **(2002)**

894 Citations

Non-linear age-dependent population dynamics

Morton E. Gurtin;Richard C. Maccamy.

Archive for Rational Mechanics and Analysis **(1974)**

864 Citations

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